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Carmarthenshire

Carmarthenshire has natural scenic beauty, glorious long beaches, a fascinating history and is also home to the National Botanic Gardens of Wales, which could state its claim to be the ‘Garden of Wales’. In fact this region has a blend of both great coastal and countryside locations that makes it the ideal place for a self-catering cottage holiday in wales.

The National Botanic Gardens of Wales has the largest single-span glasshouse in the world with an unrivalled collection of plants from across the world. If you’re into gardening a trip to Aberglasney should also be on your agenda, here you can see perfectly restored 15th century gardens.

History plays a large part in the story of the region, so it almost goes without saying that ancient attractions are some of the biggest draws, for instance Carreg Cennen Castle which can be traced back to the 13th century. This romantic ruin offers a lovely walk up to its hillside location and amazing views. For more historical interest you could get along to the National Trust property at Dinefwr Castle and Park with its beautiful 12th century castle situated amongst a tranquil 800-acre park with wild deer and stunning flora and fauna.

For some gentle exercise visit the Millennium Coast Path, its 12 mile cycle way is perfect for family days out on the bike, with Pembrey Country Park at one end and the National Wetlands Centre at the other. Great views of the Burry estuary!

For more strenuous activity try walking Llyn Y Fan Fac, in the Black Mountains on the western edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park.

A great way to see the region is to hop onto the Heart of Wales Railway, which travels a route between Swansea and Shrewsbury. These steam locomotives travel through some of the most stunning scenery in Britain.

The Dylan Thomas Boathouse in Laugharne; the author’s very own holiday cottage in Carmarthenshire offers incredible views over the Tâf Estuary, so it’s not hard to see how Thomas could find so much inspiration from the area.

If we’ve whetted your appetite take a look at our selection of holiday cottages in Carmarthenshire.
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39 cottages are available
  • Gwynfe, near Llangadog
    Gwynfe, near Llangadog×

    Rhiwddu Barns- Beacons Barn

    Gwynfe, near Llangadog

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    3
    Ref: OP1
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    Set in a fabulous secluded location, surrounded by panoramic views of the black mountains, Rhiwddu Barns is located...

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  • Myddfai, near Llandovery
    Myddfai, near Llandovery×

    The Old Post Office

    Myddfai, near Llandovery

    7
    4
    2
    2
    Ref: UKC335
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Woodburning Stove

    Opposite the majestic village church, this Grade II listed building is thought to have been constructed in the mid to...

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  • Ferryside
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    Ivy Cottage

    Ferryside

    7
    4
    1
    2
    Ref: W42165
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Coast within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Sea View - Woodburning Stove

    Close to the sea

    This delightful holiday property with sea views, is set in the sleepy seaside village of...

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  • Caio, near Llanwrda
    Caio, near Llanwrda×

    Albert Mount

    Caio, near Llanwrda

    7
    4
    1
    2
    Ref: 27019
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    An ideal "get away from it all" retreat

    This lovely detached property is tucked away in a peaceful...

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  • Carmarthen
    Carmarthen×
    8
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    2
    Ref: OP5
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    Sitting peacefully in the rural countryside, these four adjoining, traditional Welsh barns (refs OP3, OP4, OP5 and...

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  • Crugybar, near Llandeilo
    Crugybar, near Llandeilo×

    Rhos Barn

    Crugybar, near Llandeilo

    8
    4
    3
    2
    Ref: W42251
    Key Features:
    - Hot Tub - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove
    Rhos Barn, is a traditional Welsh Barn that is nestled adjacent to the owners’ farmhouse, but with its own private...
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  • Llwynhendy, near Llanelli
    Llwynhendy, near Llanelli×

    Gower Reach

    Llwynhendy, near Llanelli

    8
    5
    3
    1
    Ref: UK6171
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Hot Tub - Wifi - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Sea View
    Gower Reach, located on the edge of Llanelli town, is a large end terrace townhouse perfect for families and groups to...
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  • Gwynfe, Llangadog
    Gwynfe, Llangadog×
    8
    4
    4
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    Ref: OXK
    Key Features:
    - Hot Tub - Wifi - Car parking on site - Detached Property - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location - Open Fire

    Ysgubor Fawr (Great Barn) is one of three Cennen Cottages properties situated in a courtyard setting within one of...

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  • Ferryside
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    Pen-y-Fedw

    Ferryside

    8
    4
    3
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    Ref: W42497
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Car parking on site - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    Tranquil setting

    An original Welsh farmhouse set in tranquil countryside just a short distance from the seaside...

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  • Rhandirmwyn, near Llandovery
    Rhandirmwyn, near Llandovery×

    Gwar Nant Cottage

    Rhandirmwyn, near Llandovery

    8
    4
    2
    2
    Ref: CC632055
    Key Features:
    - Luxury Property - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    With uninterrupted, stunning views and direct access to wonderful walks, Gwar Nant Cottage, renovated by the owners, is...

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  • Llanwrda, near Llandovery
    Llanwrda, near Llandovery×

    Trewydden

    Llanwrda, near Llandovery

    8
    4
    2
    1
    Ref: 12500
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio

    The imposing brick built house of Trewydden dates back to circa 1895 and stands proudly in the small Towy...

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  • Llansteffan
    Llansteffan×

    Avondale

    Llansteffan

    8
    4
    2
    1
    Ref: OXY
    Key Features:
    - Coastal Property - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Coast within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities

    A spacious house 22 yards from sandy Llansteffan Beach. One of a pair, the south-facing holiday home has beautiful...

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